Across the globe, bee populations have been dropping to the point scientists and farmers are worried that bees are going to be a thing of the past. However, there are things that you can do in your backyard to help these poor creatures.
Bees are delicate, and it is our job as human beings to make sure that this insect is not on the list of animals to go extinct during our lifetimes. This fantastic website gives one of the best guides for anyone that is interested in helping the animal kingdom. Shaping your garden into the perfect place for these beloved buzzing creatures.
Wildflowers are your friend! Wildflowers are perfect for both sides of this relationship, as they are easy to grow and provide the much-needed flora environment that bees need to survive.
Grow things to support the bees! Not just wildflowers can help these lovely little creatures. Growing companion plants, which protect from pests without using pesticides, will make sure that no friendly insect is going to be hurt or killed in the process. Also, consider growing trees alongside these plants. This gives nectar and pollen for the bees, along with this you’ll get delicious fruit in the process.
This infographic can only tell you so much about how to save the bees and build a home for them. The rest is up to the human race to defend these creatures.
Infographic Source: Budget Direct